This term was created for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) 2015 Edition Health Information Technology (Health IT) Certification Criteria final rule. [https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2015/10/16/2015-25597/2015-edition-health-information-technology-health-it-certification-criteria-2015-edition-base]
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LP189570-7 Sexual orientation
An individual's physical and/or emotional attraction to another individual of the same gender, opposite gender, or both genders. Sexual orientation is independent of gender identity and biological sex. [http://www.jointcommission.org/assets/1/18/LGBTFieldGuide.pdf] Source: Regenstrief LOINC, Joint Commission: LGBT Field Guide
- Sexual orientation
- Short Name
- Sexual orientation
Example Answer List: LL3323-4Source: Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
|BisexualCopyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:42035005 Bisexual (finding)||LA22877-7|
|HeterosexualCopyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:20430005 Heterosexual (finding)||LA22876-9|
|HomosexualCopyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:38628009 Homosexual (finding)||LA22875-1|
|Asked but unknown||LA20384-6|
|UnknownCopyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:261665006 Unknown (qualifier value)||LA4489-6|
- First Released
- Version 2.52
- Last Updated
- Version 2.56
- Order vs. Observation
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|es-MX||Spanish (Mexico)||Orientación sexual:
|it-IT||Italian (Italy)||Orientamento sessuale:
Synonyms: Clinico paziente Punto nel tempo (episodio)
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